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Multnomah County School District records

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [B 102] 1
Identifier: B 102

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of general correspondence, teacher contracts, payroll slips, and receipts. There are also documents relating to the building of a new schoolhouse.


  • 1858-1859


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

The Multnomah county school district was established in 1854 along with the Multnomah county seat.


0.1 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

Language of Materials



The Multnomah County School District was established in 1854. The collection consists of correspondence and financial records of the District from 1858-1859.

Related Materials

Other collections relating to Multnomah County school District at Special Collections and University Archives include: Multnomah School District Number 1 records, SFM 246.

Processing Information

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Guide to the Multomah County School District Records
Complete Description
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team and Austin Munsell
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Finding aid written in English.
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA